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Mangrove honeyeater

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Passeriformes
Genus  Gavicalis
Rank  Species
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Meliphagidae
Higher classification  Lichenostomus
Mangrove honeyeater Mangrove Honeyeater Gavicalis fasciogularis Barraimaging
Scientific name  Lichenostomus fasciogularis
Similar  Honeyeater, Bird, Varied honeyeater, Lichenostomus, Grey‑headed honeyeater

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The mangrove honeyeater (Gavicalis fasciogularis) is a species of bird in the honeyeater family Meliphagidae. The species was once considered to be conspecific with the varied honeyeater, but it is now treated as a separate species. These two species form a superspecies with the singing honeyeater.

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It is endemic to Australia, where it is restricted to the eastern coast from Townsville in Queensland to northern New South Wales. The species has been expanding its range southward in recent years. The mangrove honeyeater is generally locally common over most of its range, but is rarer in the south.

Mangrove honeyeater Photos of Mangrove Honeyeater Lichenostomus fasciogularis the

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical mangrove forests.

The mangrove honeyeater was previously placed in the genus Lichenostomus but was moved to Gavicalis after molecular phylogenetic analysis published in 2011 showed that the original genus was polyphyletic.

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References

Mangrove honeyeater Wikipedia


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